Trojans Down UC Santa Barbara In Pac-12 Tilt|
Oct. 18, 2014
USC, which got a pair of distance freestyle wins from freshman Pawel Furtek, defeated host UC Santa Barbara, 152-107, in a Pac-12 dual meet on Saturday (Oct. 18).
USC, which improved to 2-0 after a win at Cal Poly on Friday, opened the meet with a win in the 200y medley relay as juniors Luca Spinazzola and Morten Klarskov and sophomores Dylan Carter and Santo Condorelli won in 1:30.04.
Furtek, a Polish distance specialist, next won the 1000y free in 9:12.25, which would have made him third fastest on the team last year. Junior Ted Singley was second (9:23.04).
Sophomore Steven Stumph won the 100y breast in 56.98 while freshman Jonah Hu was third (58.92). Carter (20.88) and junior Maclin Davis (21.25) went 1-2 in the 50y free and Condorelli won the 100y free (44.59).
Klarskov took first in the 200y breast (2:01.83), Furtek came back to win the 500y free (4:32.62) with freshman Jason O'Brien second (4:38.84) and Wright touched first in the 400y IM in 4:02.67.
USC closed the meet as sophomore David Morgan Jr., Condorelli, Carter and Tribuntsov touched the wall first in the 400y free relay in 3:00.86.